Month: February 2013

Chris Chinn tells her story and promotes her passion

Agriculture’s story needs to be told, and Chris Chinn is eager to tell it. She is an advocate for agriculture, speaking on behalf of agriculturists across the state and country. On top of informing people about agriculture, Chinn is also…

Organization spreads awareness of autism spectrum disorders

Mizzou’s Autism Speaks U works to increase knowledge about autism both on campus and in the community.  Autism spectrum disorders are found all around the world. They are disorders that cause problems with social skills, empathy, communication and flexible behavior.…

Comedy Wars draws big crowds for big laughs

The daily stress of homework, exams, due dates and pop quizzes can be overwhelming, but Mizzou’s improvisational comedy troupe, Comedy Wars, can help lighten the load. Composed of five students, Zach Beattie, Clint Cannon, Drew Kohler, Lucas Rim and Dan…

The story behind your Valentine’s Day bouquet

Flowers have been synonymous with Valentine’s Day since the 15th century. According to Roses Incorporated, around 110 million roses are sold each Valentine’s Day. Millions of people receive these romantic gestures of love, but do not understand the intricate planning…

Students can learn to be more effective leaders at academy Feb. 23

CAFNR students will have an opportunity to learn how to make their student organizations grow and flourish at the CAFNR Student Organization Leadership Academy on Feb. 23. The Ag Education Graduate Student Association is hosting the first Student Organization Leadership…

CAFNR alumni show their support with annual auction

This year marks the 19th anniversary of the University of Missouri’s CAFNR Ag Unlimited Banquet and Auctions. The CAFNR Ag Unlimited Banquet is a special occasion honoring the College of Agriculture Food and Natural Resources’ best and brightest students. “The…

Meet the Spring 2013 Staff

Visit our Meet the Staff page to find out who is reporting for Corner Post this semester. And be sure to return soon, as we will begin posting new stories in the coming days.